Ages 6 to 18 months. The Starfish class is for children who are and have no water experience. The goals of Starfish are to provide experiences and activities for parents and children to: Learn how to enter and exit the water in a safe manner, feel comfortable in the water, submerge, explore buoyancy in a front and back position, and change body position in the water. Parentsmust be in the water with the child.
Ages 18 to 36 months. The Seahorse class builds upon the skills learned in Starfish. The goals of the class are to learn how to enter and exit the water in a safe manner, feel comfortable in the water, submerge in a rhythmic pattern, explore buoyancy in a front and back position, and perform combined stroke on front and back. Parents must be in the water with the child.
Please click on this "Program Guide" link for specific dates and times of classes. Classes will resume in Broadview Heights in the fall with the opening of our new pool. For summer swimming lessons, please contact Seven Hills Recreation at 216-524-6262 or contact Aquatics Manager Amanda Hutcheson for more information at Ahutcheson@broadview-heights.org.